SHORT HISTORY of Joint-Stock Company "Odessakonditer"
Joint-Stock Company "Odessakonditer" - one of the oldest enterprises in Ukraine.
In 1820 in Odessa has been created the small private enterprise - the trading house «Brothers Krahmalnikovy’s» - the first confectionery factory at the south of the country. Confectionery of their trading house did not need special advertising and used the deserved popularity not only in the Russian empire of that time: they have won Grand prix at the international industrial exhibitions in London and Paris, and awarded gold medals in Rostov-on-Don, Moscow, London.
In 1918 the factory has been nationalised and named as «the First Soviet confectionery factory».
In 1922 it was named in the honor of Rose Luxembourg. Before the beginning of the Great Patriotic War the factory has turned to the large industrial enterprise of universal type.
In 1947 has been built and put in operation the main production building. Since then the enterprise constantly extended, increased capacities, mastering all the new and new kinds of confectionery.
Production of our enterprise repeatedly won prestigious awards not only in Ukraine, but also at the International exhibitions-fairs in Hungary, Canada, USA, Germany, Italy and other countries.
In July, 1992 association became the rent enterprise. In August, 1993 association has been privatised by workers of factory and since March, 19th, 1994 was created Closed Joint-Stock Company "Odessa".
In 1999 the general director of the enterprise has been awarded by the prize European CANDY KATTLE club for the professional superiority of the competitors in manufacturing of confectionery, researches, technical development and innovations in the field of quality of production, marketing, for personal progress in branch, and in 2000 the enterprise is recognised the best in a rating «Golden fortune».
From 01/01/2004 Joint-Stock Company "Odessa" has been reorganised into the Joint-Stock Company "Odessakonditer" and Joint-Stock Company «Trading House Luxembourgskiy».
In the beginning of 2004 of Joint-Stock Company "Odessakonditer" has introduced system of quality management ISO 9001:2000, and the certificate of the international sample was received.